[Samba] Ms-AD with samba AD

Klaus Hartnegg hartnegg at gmx.de
Thu Jun 26 11:31:38 MDT 2014

On 26.06.2014 19:00, David Bear wrote:
> We have an old AD running on windows that we want to retire. It was not set
> up correctly but it is providing dns under a domain -- call it myschool.edu.
> Our samba server we set up on the domain we called ad.myschool.edu. We want
> to have our windows dns forward requests for the new ad.myschool.edu domain
> to our samba server and windows doesn't seem to want to do so. We have
> attempted to create a primary 'subdomain', a 'stub domain' and the other
> option available in the dns manager tool. Nothing worked correctly to
> forward requests to the ad.myschool.edu domain. Can anyone provide
> suggestion on how we may get our windows dns to correctly forward to our
> samba domain? Sorry that this is not strictly a samba question but I'm sure
> somone has to be running a samba AD next to a windows AD.

"Assign a Conditional Forwarder for a Domain Name"

But first you must remove everything that is left over in your DNS from 
your other tries to make this work.

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